|Soundie - Surrender|
lyrics and music by Benjamin/Weiss
Downloads: 4,001 (5 reviews)
|Soundie - Stardust|
male vocalist unknown. Written By: Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Downloads: 6,316 (8 reviews)
Downloads: 5,271 (6 reviews)
Downloads: 4,583 (4 reviews)
|Soundie - Jiveroo|
with Harry Day and Della and the June Taylor Girls
Downloads: 10,954 (9 reviews)
|Soundie - Reg Kehoe and his Marimba Queens|
An amazing short by an "orchestra" of vibraphone players. Some viewers have noted that this film seems to be a mirror image of how things are supposed to be. This is because original Soundie films were printed backwards so that they could appear correct when played in the Panoram machine (an early film jukebox).
Downloads: 81,673 (39 reviews)
|Musical Review #11 [Louis Armstrong Soundie]|
A collection of the following short musical clips: Stereotypical Indians in full headdresses hide behind a shrub and wave each other over until three stand in a line Stereotypical frontier settlers (women in bonnets men in raccoon hats) playing the banjo and dancing a square dance Frontier man playing the banjo stops and looks alarmed -- freezes with his mouth open Two women in bonnets freeze and cower in anticipation Indians in headdresses inspecting a banjo Three men and one woman looking at t...
Downloads: 2,750 (2 reviews)
|Soundie - Our Teacher|
Features Henny Youngman
Downloads: 9,905 (3 reviews)
|Soundie - Row Row Row|
song from the Broadway show "Ziegfield Follies Of 1912" (William Jerome / James V. Monaco)
Downloads: 4,769 (6 reviews)
|Unid. Soundie (Juvenile Jubilee)|
All girl xylophone band. 00:13:51:10 - 00:16:14:08 B/W Sound 1940s Vibraphone jazz band performs instrumental song on Greek-themed set. Male bandleader plays vibes w/ mallets as seven female musicians in sleeveless evening gowns play harmony on other vibraphones & shake maracas. Excellent: Man plays upright bass, takes wild slapping solo, bobbing his head maniacally.
Downloads: 2,700 (2 reviews)
|Soundie - Lullaby of Broadway|
Downloads: 5,678 (8 reviews)
|Soundie - Same Old Story|
Downloads: 4,510 (8 reviews)
|Soundie - Havana-Madrid Show|
featuring Maya's Pan-American Orchestra and Carlos and Zedra
Downloads: 5,847 (3 reviews)
|Soundie - [Hawaiian Hula Song]|
Could this be "ANA LANI" with Ray Kinney?
Downloads: 6,693 (3 reviews)
|Soundie - Chime Bells|
Rosalie Allen yodels to her sailor boyfriend who is overseas during the war.
Downloads: 5,477 (5 reviews)
|Soundie - Who's Yehudi?|
Downloads: 9,428 (11 reviews)
|Soundie - A Jazz Etude|
danced by Billy Burt
Downloads: 7,129 (6 reviews)
|Soundie - Hollywood Boogie|
Thelma White and Her All-Girl Orchestra
Downloads: 11,555 (10 reviews)
|Soundie - Lamp Of Memory|
directed by Reginald LeBorg, stars Yvonne DeCarlo
Downloads: 17,929 (6 reviews)
|Unid. Soundie "Surrender"? (Juvenile Jubilee)|
Beach scene. 00:16:16:26 - 00:18:47:12 B/W Sound 1940s Male crooner sings "Surrender" ballad (love songs) to woman in swimsuit sitting on beach cabana set. (romance) Pianist takes solo. Man sings with his knee propped on
|Soundie - Once In A While|
Downloads: 3,786 (6 reviews)
|Soundie - One Look At You|
Del Casino and his orchestra
Downloads: 3,147 (2 reviews)
|Unid. Soundie "Stardust" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
00:23:38:14 - 00:26:25:16 B/W Sound 1940s Male crooner in tuxedo sings the Hoagy Carmichael song "Stardust" on a nightclub set w/ nighttime city skyline backdrop. Woman hold musical instruments in FG. Audience sits at tables. Six women dance, holding their dresses as they spin & kick. Man sings final verse.
|Soundie - What This Country Needs|
performed by The Singing PowersÂ Models. Features Jimmie Dodd.
Downloads: 3,964 (6 reviews)
|Soundie - Sweet Sue (Just You)|
Features Six Hits & A Miss and the all-women Lorraine Page Orchestra. The song's words & music by Will Harris & Victor Young
Downloads: 7,456 (6 reviews)
|Soundie - Tica Ti Tica Ta|
features Ginger Harmon and the Mercer Brothers
Downloads: 4,751 (5 reviews)
|Soundie - The Hut Sut Song|
Downloads: 15,051 (9 reviews)
|Soundie - Beyond The Blue Horizon|
performed by The Three Suns
Downloads: 8,846 (11 reviews)
|Unid. Soundie "Ten Pretty Girls" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
Radio station female vocalist. 00:31:37:01 - 00:34:42:22 B/W Sound 1940s Woman sings w/ band in radio recording studio. Conductor leads woodwinds, horns, guitar. (Song: "You Can't Marry Ten Pretty Girls"?) Good shot of floor radio console. (break) Previous singer performs second song ("If It's The Last Thing I Do") w/ formally dressed orchestra using music stands in rehearsal studio. OS applause & CU radio.
|Unid. Soundie "Boogie-Woogie Man" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
Big band. 00:08:51:26 - 00:11:11:22 B/W Sound 1940s Man in tuxedo & woman in gown perform raucous "Boogie-Woogie Man" jazz song atop piano, singing & dancing in front of jazz band. Musicians seen in silhouette shadow against backdrop. Clarinet, slide trombone, trumpet, piano take solos. (Singers make piano playing gestures)
|Unid. Soundie "Row, Row, Row"? (Juvenile Jubilee)|
00:06:14:02 - 00:08:49:02 B/W Sound 1940s Male bandleader leads jazz band, w/ violin, drummer, saxophonists on nightclub bandstand. Female singer in lame dress performs, walking from table to table. First to a romantic couple, then to three men staring / ogling at her. She gestures provocatively while singing "Row, Row, Row." Men remove their blazers to reveal crew sweaters. They grab oars and place singer at head of scull on floor of restaurant...
|Unid. Soundie "Shanty Town"? (Juvenile Jubilee)|
00:21:12:08 - 00:23:37:27 B/W Sound 1940s Male bandleader conducts formally dressed jazz band on bandstand. Saxophone section solos, then other horns. (trumpets, trombones) Entire band stands to sing verse of song. (about a shack by the railroad tracks) Many are out-of-sync, mouthing badly. VS different musicians singing.
|Unid. Soundie "Lullaby at Broadway" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
College kids in dormitory room. 00:28:52:09 - 00:31:33:21 B/W Sound 1940s WS Five young men & women in college dorm room sing the Harry Warren son "The Lullaby of Broadway." College banners hang from walls. PAN from face to face of singers. Young man sings solo. Others join in.
|Unid. Soundie "Sweet Sue" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
All woman orchestra. 00:03:02:21 - 00:06:11:05 B/W Sound 1940s Elegant ballroom set. Women in matching skirts dance in unison. Men in suits enter room, sing together to women. "Sweet Sue (Just You)" Female bandleader conducts all-female swing jazz band w/ violinists, saxophonists, baby grand piano. Line of five men in front of curtain sing to crying woman to dry her eyes- she cheers up. Female dancers kick on platform & dance happily during instrumental section...
|Soundie - Rambling Wreck from Georgia Tech|
The Gordonairs of Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians and The University Chorus
Downloads: 4,779 (8 reviews)
|Soundie - Got To Be This or That|
Emil Coleman and His Orchestra vocal by June Barton
Downloads: 3,843 (4 reviews)
|Soundie - A Little Robin Told Me So|
sang by the Three Canadian Capers
Downloads: 3,221 (4 reviews)
|Unid. Soundie "What the Country Needs"? (Juvenile Jubilee)|
00:11:14:14 - 00:13:48:06 B/W Sound 1940s Outdoor city park set at night. Man holding books prepares to lecture crowd, but woman in straw hat begins to sing- "Fellow countrymen hear me out. I've got the whole thing figured out." What the country needs is more moonlight...romance.. feminine charms in masculine arms, etc." (flirtation, romance, love songs). Sailor sits w/ two women on bench, eating popcorn...
|Unid. Soundie "Once in a While"? (Juvenile Jubilee)|
Radio station - male soloist. 00:39:57:28 - 00:42:49:19 B/W Sound 1940s Male singer wearing tuxedo performs "Once In a While" love song w/ orchestra led by conductor in radio recording studio. Woman sits on edge of stage, entranced. CU floor radio. Singer tests his voice before falsetto final verse of song.
Downloads: 164 (1 review)
|Unid. Soundie Yodeling Number "Chime Bells are Ringing"? (Juvenile Jubilee)|
She yodels, he doesn't (she yodels very well!), sailor & girl at home. 00:42:50:17 - 00:45:21:29 B/W Sound 1940s Church bell tower. WS Young woman holds hands with man in Navy uniform on front porch of house (sailors, courtship, goodbyes). She begins to sing the yodeling song "Chime Bells." Great yodeling. They walk to front gate to say goodbye as he is called to military duty. CU water in wake of moving ship...
|Unid. Soundie "One Look at You"? (Juvenile Jubilee)|
00:34:42:23 - 00:37:13:17 B/W Sound 1940s WS couples dance to orchestra in ballroom. ZI bandleader in white tuxedo sings love song to woman at table. Photo album opens: Fantasy scenes of woman in different settings w/ sparkling frame- Woman sits by garden trellis, holding sun hat. Woman on deck of ship, woman in bar raising her cocktail glass, woman in swimsuit leans on railing, woman w/ ski poles, smoking in front of snow-covered tree backdrop...
|Soundie - In A Shanty In Old Shanty Town|
Downloads: 8,570 (5 reviews)
|Soundie - "Ten Pretty Girls" and "I'll Make You Mine"|
unknown singer sings two songs
Downloads: 20,137 (4 reviews)
|Soundie - I Can't Give You Anything but Love|
Carolyn Marsh with Ray Bloch and His Orchestra
Downloads: 7,568 (5 reviews)
|Soundie - Heaven Help A Sailor On A Night Like This|
Downloads: 3,501 (2 reviews)
|Soundie - Zig Me Baby with a Gentle Zag|
features... Gai Moran, Danny Hocktor
Downloads: 7,651 (4 reviews)
|Unid. Soundie "It's Got to Be This or That" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
00:26:25:20 - 00:28:50:05 B/W Sound 1940s Jazz swing band performs on raised club bandstand w/ two pianists on floor. VS Saxophonists, violinists, trumpet, piano solo. Female vocalist sings "Gotta Be This or That." (by Skylar) Print reversed. (Band logo backwards on bass drum).
|Unid. Soundie "I Can't Give You Anything but Love" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
00:37:13:28 - 00:39:55:07 B/W Sound 1940s Female singer in evening gown w/ carnation in her hair. She performs "I Can't Give You Anything But Love, Baby" (Dorothy Fields, McHugh) w/ band (trumpet, saxophone, drummer, bassist) in nightclub. Two couples dance during instrumental break.
|[Untitled: Hollywood Funtime, Program #2] aka Burlesque|
1. Soundie: The Havana-Madrid Show (1941), featuring Maya's Pan-American Orchestra and Carlos and Zedra. Song: "Paran-Pan-Pan." 2. [Cuban Pete] (no title) 3. Co-ed Secrets (erotica). Two women in lingerie tie up another and spank her with paddles. They turn her over, retie her and tickle and beat her with long strips. They release the victim and she spanks her tormentors. 4. [Who's Yehudi] (no title) 5...
|Soundies - The Three Suns "Beyond the Blue Horizon" (Juvenile Jubilee)|
The Three Suns in radio studio. 00:18:50:03 - 00:21:10:12 B/W Sound 1940s Trio (organ, accordion, electric guitar) perform "Beyond the Blue Horizon" in recording studio (happy, light song) as engineer w/ headphones watches from control booth. Long instrumental intro. Smiling man plays accordion solo (CU fingers on keys). Organist sings lead vocal.